McLean in Fairfax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Fort Marcy, Virginia
A Civil War Defense of Washington
Erected by National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts or Castles • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Defenses of Washington series list.
Location. 38° 56.044′ N, 77° 7.527′ W. Marker is in McLean, Virginia, in Fairfax County. Marker can be reached from George Washington Memorial Parkway 3.9 miles west of Fort Myer Drive (U.S. 29), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Lean VA 22101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Fort Marcy (a few steps from this marker); Auxiliary BatteryInlet Locks (approx. 0.4 miles away in Maryland); Pimmit Run and Chain Bridge (approx. half a mile away); The Mouth of Pimmit Run (approx. half a mile away); Chain Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Original Federal Boundary Stone, District of Columbia, Northwest 4 (approx. 0.6 miles away in Maryland); Clay and Randolph Duel (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McLean.
Also see . . . Fort Marcy Park. National Park Service (Submitted on December 10, 2013.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 10, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 739 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 10, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.